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CBS
Aug 25, 2013 11:00pm PDT
.com/bridge. >>> sources in the barack obama administration say the u.s. is prepairing for possible u.s. military action against syria. that is after suspected chemical weapon a tack killed hundreds of civilians including women and children. the united nations will investigate if poisonous gases were used. a warning it will be difficult to watch. >> reporter: they are saying there is little doubt they used chemical forces. the attack last wednesday killed more than 300 people including wednesday and children. after days of pressure and meetings with united nation's representatives, syrian's government agreed to let u.n. experts inspect the site of the attack. the information administrator says they never used chemical weapon. the united nation's team will begin a fact finding mission to determine if gases were used but the united states is concern today is too late. u.s. officials argue days of heavy bombing around the area likely destroyed evidence of a chemical attack. the defense secretary says that president barack obama is considering a u.s. riresponsibility. >> president barack obama has asked th
CBS
Aug 26, 2013 11:00pm PDT
. >>> tonight, the obama administration is considering military action against syria. evidence strongly indicates chemical weapons were used. >> the killing of women and children and innocent bystanders is a inhumanbele. >> many of his relatives in syria have already escaped to egypt, lebanon and the u.s. >> my uncle was shot by a sniper. they have no mercy. >> the syrian-american hopes president obama will help the regime fight the syrian president. >> what kind of action can we expect from the u.s.? senior administration officials say something with a coalition of allies without putting the troops in ground. >> tear ready to launch cruise missiles hours after president obama gives the call. they could fire at night and a.m. at military command center -- at night and use the military command center. >> steven zunis says a military strike is riddled with problems. >> a military intervention will not likely speed the end of the regime given the opposition, given some hard line extremist groups. reports are that he has deliberately placed them in highly populated civilian areas. >> americ
CBS
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm PDT
. >>> the obama administration will soon release what it says is proof the syrian government used chemical weapons against civilians. tells us tonight it looks like when, not if the u.s. will attack. >> president obama says he has not yet decided how the u.s. will respond to syria's alleged chemical weapons attack against its own people, but the president is sure of this. >> we have conclude that the syrian got, in fact, carried these out. >> the chemical weapons attack killed more than 300 people, mostly women and children. u.s. weapons inspectors are still in damascus taking blood and tissue sample from survivors but could be several days until their work is done. british prime minister promised to wait for that report and called an emergency meeting of parliament thursday. one british and one american submarine are already in the eastern mediterranean along with four american destroyers and a fifth on the way. they are all armed with cruze missiles. president obama is down playing another large-scale engagement in the middle east. >> i have no interest in any kind of open-ended conflict in syri
CBS
Aug 9, 2013 11:00pm PDT
died, but the number is between four to six. >>> president obama wants us to feel better about all that secret government spying. and today he laid out his plan for doing that, which includes more overall transparency, tightening the patriot's act rule on telephone data collections. calling on the outside panel to review the programs. to have a light and a tail and a trunk come out there, let's put the whole elephant out there so people know what they are looking at. let's exam what is working -- let's examine what is working and what is not. >> over the man who started all of this, nsa leaker edward snowden. said despite the outward appearances, his relationship with vladimir putin isn't bad. >> she looking like the board kid in the back of the -- the bored kid in the back of the classroom. but the truth is when we are in conversations together, oftentimes it is very productive. >> reporter: president obama today condemned the new russian law criminalizing the public displays. >>> about half an hour ago, bart wrapped up talks after the governor gave them a 48- hourultimatum. if th
CBS
Aug 3, 2013 11:00pm PDT
left, don't go protest, don't go out on fridays. >> white house officials tell president obama is getting regular briefings and advised his team to take all steps to keep americans safe. >> the state department is advising americans traveling overseas to register with u.s. kons lats and embassies in the country they're visiting so they can be located in case of an incident. >>> a win for apple's rival, samsung. what the obama administration ruled that will keep more ipads and other apple products on the market. >>> and boosting business, how delivering alcohol could help the u.s. postal service get out of the red and century-old rule that's stantding in the way. >>> from kpix weather center, good evening, everybody. we had high that is spanned anywhere from 64 greece in san francisco to 88 degrees right there in the trivalley. now, tonight, the drizzle and where you should expect it as the news continues on kpix 5. thanks, olivia. thank you. so you can make a payment from your cell to almost anyone's phone or email. (speaking french) so you can express your gratitude... in the
CBS
Aug 1, 2013 11:00pm PDT
the country and he stops leaking u.s. secrets. the obama administration wants him to face trial. >>> last month's cover of rolling stone sparked plenty of criticism. drug stores boycotted the issue. but since going on sale, this issue has had more than doubled the average sales from last year. >>> you can expect some noise if you liver in the train tracks. >> that's not the sound people are annoyed with. >> just a girl and her dog! and she's a best -selling author too. associate with living near >> from the city to the bay to the inland areas, a change in the forecast! ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, "horn blares" the horns are one thing. but it's another noise that neig dn't count on. kpix five's linda ye >>> the horns are one thing, but it's another noise that neighbors did not count on. the the loud annoying sounds. >> it can be super loud to just -- loud! [ laughter ] >> reporter: they live by the tracks. but it's not the rumble of the trains that rattle them. >> they're blasting beyond belief. >> it's all day long. >> reporter: they're talking about this. >> attention, trains one to 51 approac
CBS
Aug 23, 2013 11:00pm PDT
in santa clara to raise awareness and pressure the u.s. government to do something. >> barack obama has put red lines after red lines after red lines and has done nothing about it. if you're not going to do anything, just say i'm not going to do anything. don't give the impression you reelly care and want to do something. >> organizer says opposition forces need u.s. help to keep up the fight. >> nobody in the opposition is asking for boots on the ground. we're asking for more pressure on the regime and to arm the opposition to end -- to put an end to these atrocities. >> there are reports people are smuggling hair, skin and tissue sampling to those un investigators in syria. until there is conclusive evidence, it's unlikely president obama will do anything. >> tonight's demonstration coordinated nationwide effort by the syrian american council. it is planning another demonstration tomorrow at noon in union square in san francisco. >>> today army major nidal hassan was convicted on all 13 counts against him in the fort hood massacre. the former army psychiatrist showed no emotion as the ver
CBS
Aug 29, 2013 11:00pm PDT
no to any british involvement. a big pr blow to president barack obama and highlights growing concern that the u.s. is rushing to judgment. the white house says there is evidence that the syrian government was behind last week's chemical attack against civilians but so far we have not seen any of that evidence. in san francisco tonight, dozens of protesters held yellow signs saying more u.s. military action in the arab world would be a mistake. >> i am devastating. i hate what is happening there. but i also hate what we have done around the world. the reality is that we have created much of the stuff going on there. >>> president barack obama is still prepared to move ahead with a limited military strike on syria. the white house is not saying when. the u.n. inspectors investigating the chemical attack will leave the country on saturday. >>> coming up, would you be willing to pay more for your burger? >> i get things backwards a lot lately. >> how the huge nfl settlement could change the life of this former 49er's star. >>> and finally an amusement park for little kids and adults. a l
CBS
Aug 11, 2013 11:00pm PDT
.s. surveillance practices and late last week president barack obama announced plans to make the programs more transparent and accountable. >> it sounds like americans are more comfortable and making them less safe. >> we are talking life and death and lived in new york and september 11th i know what it means. we can not afford it to be a debating society. yes and no, up and down, lives are at stake. >>> ron snowden says much of what the president suggested on friday about reviewing the programs is super fishal. back to you. snowden's father says he has not spoken to his son since he left the united states. >>> tomorrow, attorney general holder is expected to discus sweeping new policy changes to the federal criminal justice system during his trip to the bar association in san francisco. the proposed changes include scaling back the use of harsh prison sentences for drug- related crimes and spanning the release of elderly nonviolent offenders. federal prisons are operating 40% above capacity with half inmates serving time for drug- related crimes. >>> former secretary of state hill hill will a
CBS
Aug 27, 2013 11:00pm PDT
-- >> the british parliament will hold an emergency section thousand, although president obama has not made a final decision. u.s. officials expect the strike to begin after that. kpix 5. >> the military will not try to use any threat to threaten. >> tonight, the syrian electric army is claiming responsibility. the group supports the syrian government. this is the second time in a month the time's web site has been hacked. >>> this time tomorrow, the old bay area bridge will be shut down. the last car going across it and how it was hand picked. >> the birds are getting too stressed out. >>> and an autistic boy went missing from target . the store policy made it so much harder to find him. at 8. the new bridge will open next tuesday at the latest, bu . >>> the bay bridge closes in less than 24 hours. tomorrow night at 8:00, the new bridge will open next tuesday, but will probably open sometime monday night. how many it is can we say it? brian web found out, apparently. brian? >> right, this time tomorrow, the bridge will be closed so this can serve as one of your final warnings >> reporter: even tho
CBS
Aug 19, 2013 11:00pm PDT
the 50th anniversary of the speech in washington d.c. next week and an event that president obama is set to attend. >> an amazing story. i've never heard that parted of it before. i have heard that he had -- part of it before. i have heard that he had used the phrase i have a dream in prior speeches, but he didn't plan on using it that time. >> absolutely. it was a huge audience and before that few people nationwide had heard him speak. so some of his advisors actually said don't use i have a dream. it's too cliche, but he made the decision in the end on the podium. >> thanks to a woman in part. thank you. eports >>> well, for the very first time we are hearing from prince william talking about being a new dad. alfonso van marsh reports from london the legacy the prince wants to pass on to his son. >> reporter: prince william and his wife kate are sharing these new family photos with their new baby prince. kate's father took the photos amount his home outside london. -- at his home outside london. prince william said he and his wife katherine are settling into parenthood but were full o
CBS
Aug 21, 2013 11:00pm PDT
by this time next week so plan your commute accordingly. >>> it was one year ago today that president obama warned the syrian government that using chemical weapons in their civil war would be crossing a red line. well, just today, syrian rebels say that is exactly what happened. holli williams reports hundreds, maybe even a thousand people are dead tonight. the video is hard to watch. >> the videos show nightmarish scenes of lifeless bodies, many of thechl small children. others appear to be dying. they're shown writhing in agony in the grip of seizures. the syrian opposition claims this is the after math of a chemical attack on the residential neighborhood on the outskirts of damascus. it's not the first time we've heard reports of chemical weapons being used in syrian, but if this one is real, it's on a much-larger scale. the videos are impossible for us to verify, but chemical weapons expert and cbs consultant told us the symptoms look like those caused by nerve gas. >> the quivering bodies, pinpoint pupils, and the mass casualties, these people have died from some unconventional weapon
CBS
Aug 24, 2013 11:00pm PDT
is wednesday. president obama will make a speech from the same spot where reverend king gave his historic speech. there were similar anniversary celebrations around the country today. including a march in san jose. one woman who was at the original march in washington. >> reporter: at st. james park in san jose. >> keep hope alive. >> reporter: a rich mix of people from all over the bay area united to address civil rights issues five decades after the historic march on washington. >> i mix african-american heritage as well as german. >> reporter: michelle wasn't even born at time of the original march. >> i think it was important for me to be here because if there was no movement like this there would be no me. there would be no my children and so on. >> reporter: it gave way to a one mile march to a building with marchers shouting, drumming and peacefully demonstrating. hundreds were here. one of the people here was actually at the march on that day. >> there were more people there than i've ever seen in one place in my life. >> reporter: francis acknowledges progress has been made, but
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